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Christmas stories arranged to celebrate the first Christmas, to recount tales of wonder, to describe early American festivities, and to tell of Christmas in other lands. Includes works by such authors as Alice Dalgliesh, Kenneth Grahame, Katherine Milhous, Eric P. Kelly, and Rachel Field Topics: Christmas stories, Christmas, Short stories
l. Laguerre's and Well-worn roads.--2. A white umbrella in Mexico and Other lands.--3. Colonel Carter and other tales of the South.--4. Tom Grogan.--5. Gondola days.--6. Caleb West, master diver.--7. The other fellow and Tile club stories.--8-9. The fortunes of Oliver Horn.--10. The under dog.--11. At close range.--12. The wood fire in no. 3.--13. The tides jof Barnegat.--14. The veiled lady and other men and women.--15. Colonel Carter's Christmas. The romance of an old-fashioned...
v.1. A little book of western verse.- v.2. A little book of profitable tales.- v. 3. Second book of verse.- v.4. Poems of childhood.- v.5. The holy cross and other tales.- v.6. Echoes from the Sabine farm [Translations from Horace]- v.7. The love affairs of a bibliomaniac.- v.8. The house: an episode in the lives of Reuben Baker, astronomer, and of his wife Alice.- v.9. Songs and other verse.- v.10. Second book of tales.- v.11-12. Sharps and flats
v. 1-3. Vanity fair.--v. 4-6. The history of Pendennis.--v. 7-9. The Newcomes; memoirs of a most respectable family, ed. by Arthur Pendennis, esq.--v. 10-11. The history of Henry Esmond, esq., a colonel in the service of Her Majesty Queen Anne, written by himself.--v. 12-14. The Virginians; a tale of the last century.--v. 15-16. The adventures of Philip on his way through the world, shewing who robbed him, who helped him, and who passed him by; to which is prefixed A shabby genteel story.--v.... Topic: Thackeray, William Makepeace, 1811-1863
The folks and their folksiness.--Types and diversions.--The farmer of the Middle West.--Chicago.--The Middle West in politics.--The spirit of the West Topic: Mississippi River Valley -- Social life and customs